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IR sensor startup moves toward gesture control

4/8/2013 11:36 AM EDT
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Peter Clarke
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Peter Clarke   4/10/2013 11:39:11 AM
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@DrQuine Certainly an IR style sensor would be good for low-light recognition in a way that using a CMOS image sensor would not. But one wonders how necessary gesture recognition would be for handheld devices. The use case in television and other more remote equipments is more obvious.

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Peter Clarke   4/10/2013 11:36:16 AM
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DrQuine   4/10/2013 12:04:30 AM
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I wonder if the real reason for using IR is that it can obtain full illumination in light or dark without annoying the human user. A bright light coming from the sensor would be annoying - especially if people intended to be viewing a screen in the dark.

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Robotics Developer   4/9/2013 6:38:23 PM
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Sounds like a neat idea, I am left wondering about the details. What is the range, resolution for the sensor arrays and how much processing power is needed to support the gesture recognition? I would like to know more (please).

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kjdsfkjdshfkdshfvc   4/9/2013 6:13:08 PM
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